Christopher Long scores Bonnie Raitt’s Streetlights on well-loved, slightly scratchy vinyl, at a Melbourne, Florida flea market.
Central City. (Funky Krewe Records) Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Jazz Fest: The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (Smithsonian/Folkways Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Couldn’t let 2018 get past us without a few quick takes!
People Are My Drug (Psychic Hotline). Review by James Mann.
A Beautiful World (Basin Street). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Live at Chickie Wah Wah (FHQ Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Parking Lot Symphony (Blue Note). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
I Got Your Medicine. Review by James Mann.
River’s On Fire. Review by James Mann.
From the Big Muddy: Impressions of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival 2016
Live In Chicago (Orleans Records). Review by James Mann.
The Atco/Atlantic Singles 1968-1974 (Omnivore Recordings). Review by James Mann.
The Tedeschi Trucks band blew Michelle Wilson away in Melbourne!
Classified: Remixed and Expanded (Rounder Records). Review by James Mann.
Songbook (Rounder Records). Review by James Mann.
Preservation Hall Jazz Band 50th Anniversary Collection (Legacy Recordings). Review by Carl F Gauze.
I’ll Never Get Out of this World Alive (New West Records). Review by Sean Slone.
I hope I die before I get old? Not a chance, sez Carl F Gauze , after seeing a chorus of retirees give their all belting out numbers by Talking Heads, James Brown, and the Ramones.
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